How to Crochet a Ladybird Applique
Ladybird applique is an easy project that you can complete in less than 30 minutes .
Completed ladybird is approximately 5.5cm (Height) by 4.5cm (Width).
Materials you need:
a 3.5mm crochet Hook
Yarn - red and black
Abbreviations (in U.S crochet terms)
Sc - Single crochet
HDc - Half Double Crochet
Ch - Chain
St - Stitch
Sl - Slipstitch
Dec -Decrease (1sc over 2 stitches)
Start with Red yarn
R1 : Ch 2, 10 Hdc in Magic Ring, sl to the 1st hdc of the round to join (10 St)
R2 : Ch 2, 2 Hdc in each St, sl to the 1st dc of the round to join (20 St)
Change to Black yarn
Row 1: Ch 2, 5 Hdc, Turn
Row 2: Dec , Sc , Dec.
Fasten off and weave in ends
Using the picture as a reference, Sew a straight line in the middle and random spots of the red area